In addition to the major courses and other psychology major requirements and obligations listed in this Handbook, many psychology majors expand their formal training in psychology through various extra-curricular, professional and volunteer activities. These are extremely important in gaining professionally relevant experience and learning to utilize psychological knowledge and skills in an applied fashion. More and more prospective employers and graduate admissions committees are looking for evidence of practical experiences in students' transcripts. Some of the possible experiential opportunities for Hanover students include: {Return to contents.}